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Dhofar 1139
Basic information Name: Dhofar 1139
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: Dho 1139
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2005
Country: Oman
Mass:help 445 g
Classification
  history:
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 93  (2008)  LL6
Recommended:  LL6    [explanation]

This is 1 of 2752 approved meteorites (plus 1 unapproved name) classified as LL6.   [show all]
Search for other: LL chondrites, LL chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Comments: Approved 14 Jan 2008
Data from:
  MB93
  Table 8
  Line 19:
Origin or pseudonym:Oman, desert plain
Date:13-Jan-2005
Latitude:19°11'30.1"N
Longitude:54°38'21.8"E
Mass (g):445
Pieces:1
Class:LL6
Shock stage:S3
Weathering grade:W5
Fayalite (mol%):28.1
Ferrosilite (mol%):23.6
Classifier:T. Bunch, NAU
Type spec mass (g):27
Type spec location:NAU
Main mass:MFarmer
Institutions
   and collections
NAU: Geology, Bldg 12 Knoles Dr Northern Arizona University, Flagstaff, AZ 86011, United States; Website (institutional address; updated 12 Apr 2012)
MFarmer: Michael Farmer, P.O. Box 86059, Tucson, AZ 85754-6059, United States; Website (private address)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 93, MAPS 43, 571-632 (2008)
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Geography:

Oman
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (19° 11' 30"N, 54° 38' 22"E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 2119 approved meteorites from Zufar, Oman (plus 4 unapproved names)
     This is 1 of 3944 approved meteorites from Oman (plus 371 unapproved names)
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